Day: November 9, 2018

Nigeria: Sexual-Related Offences Top List of Crimes Committed in Lagos – Report – AllAfrica.com

There were 95 sexual-related offences treated by the Lagos State Government out of 313 legal advice issued through...

Uganda: Govt Asked to Set Salary Scale for Nursery Teachers – AllAfrica.com

Madrasa Early Childhood Development Institute graduates yesterday asked government to set a salary scale for pre-primary teachers and...

.com | Weather Update: Fire warnings spread to more parts of SA as temperatur… – News24

The high fire danger warning in the Northern Cape spreads towards the west of SA, affecting a large...

Kenya launches internal police probe to help reform force – Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Kenya's internal security minister Friday launched a police internal affairs unit to investigate allegations of abuses in the...

Boomplay And Universal Music Group Announce Landmark Distribution Partnership In Africa

Universal Music Group becomes first music company to partner with leading African music streaming and download serviceBoomplay, Africa’s...

The ‘painted wolves’ of Zimbabwe

Image copyright ©Nicholas Dyer Image caption Staring competition: Painted wolves, or African wild dogs, do everything as a...

Esperance beat Al Ahly to win African Champions League

Saad Bguir celebrates scoring for Esperance in RadesSaad Bguir was the unlikely two-goal star as Esperance of Tunisia...

Suicide car bombers kill at least 22 in Somalia – Reuters

Suicide attackers set off two car bombs at a hotel in Mogadishu on Friday, killing at least 22...

Zimbabwe Teachers Demand US Dollar Salary – Voice of America

Teachers in Zimbabwe's capital are demanding to be paid in U.S. dollars, the most-desired form of currency in...

Zimbabwe: Rusape Horror Crash Driver On the Run – AllAfrica.com

Police have blamed speed for the horrific Rusape bus accident which claimed 50 people and left more than...

Zimbabwe: Beer Shortage Hits Manicaland Province – AllAfrica.com

Manicaland has been hit by a shortage of lagers which has seen traders spending several days in queues...

Al Ahly Face Hot Reception At Esperance In African Final

Egypt’s Al Ahly are clear favourites to extend their record streak of African club competition titles when they...

Tanzanian officials order physical exams of 10 alleged gays Source: AP – WSB-TV

Tanzanian authorities are carrying out physical examinations on 10 men suspected of homosexual activity in Zanzibar, according to...

Nigeria: Buhari Declares State of Emergency On Water, Sanitation – AllAfrica.com

President Muhammadu Buhari, Thursday, in Abuja declared a state of emergency on Nigeria's water supply, sanitation and hygiene...

Family tragedy of Somalia’s Mogadishu hotel owners

Image copyright AFP/Getty Images Image caption There are fears the death toll will rise further The owner of...

Platform to fight counterfeit formed – New Vision

In August this year, a surveillance report by Uganda's national standards agency for 2017 and 2018 indicated that...

JMEC calls to lift state of emergency in South Sudan – Sudan Tribune

The acting head of Joint Monitoring and Evaluation Commission called for the lift of the state of emergency...

South Sudanese army, SPLA-IO discuss ceasefire implementation in Yei – Sudan Tribune

A delegation South Sudan main armed opposition group, SPLA-IO, in Yei River State held a 'fruitful meeting' with...

Police commended after suspect arrested for brutal murders of Kagiso siblings – Iol.co.za

Gauteng member of the executive council for Community Safety, Sizakele Nkosi-Malobane, on Friday welcomed the arrest of a...

Kenya: No Welcome for National Amputee Football Team – AllAfrica.com

On Thursday at 10am, the Kenya national amputee football team made their way to the Sports ministry offices...

Machar’s return signals a significant stage in South Sudan’s peace process

Peter Run, The University of Queensland South Sudan’s opposition leader Riek Machar has returned to the country’s capital...

Nigeria: IMF Predicts Nigerian Economy to Grow At 1.9% in 2018 – AllAfrica.com

The International Monetary Fund , says the Nigerian economy is expected to grow by 1.9 per cent in...

At least 20 dead after 4 car bombs explode in front of hotel in Somalia’s capital

Four car bombs by Islamic extremists exploded outside a hotel in the capital, Mogadishu, killing at least 20...

‘Very minor’ irregularities in Madagascar vote: EU

EU election observers said on Friday that Madagascar's presidential election this week had "very minor" irregularities after candidate...

3 car bombs explode in front of hotel in Somalia’s capital – Daily Herald

Three car bombs by Islamic extremists exploded outside a hotel in the capital, Mogadishu, causing many civilian casualties,...

More than a dozen killed in suicide bomb attack on Somalia hotel – The Age

Mogadishu: At least 17 people were killed when suicide attackers set off two car bombs at a hotel...

Zimbabwe: Fiscal Deficit Down to U.S.$19 Million From Projected U.S.$100 Million – AllAfrica.com

The government's total expenditure for September exceeded income by $19 million, against a projected target $100 million, finance...

Côte d’Ivoire: La rumeur tue Bernard Dadié

Une folle rumeur au sujet du décès de l'écrivain ivoirien, Bernard Dadié, a fait le tour de la...

Le Conseil d’administration du Millennium Challenge Account-Côte d’Ivoire tient sa 3ème réunion …

Abidjan, 09 nov (AIP) – La 3ème réunion ordinaire du Conseil d'administration du Millennium Challenge Account (MCA-Côte d'Ivoire)...

Gasper Nali Releases Second Album Titled: Zoona Malawi

Gasper Nali’s second album, Zoona Malawi (roughly translates to ‘It’s true, Malawi’), is a return to simplicity. While...

Oosthuizen closes in on Garcia at halfway stage of Nedbank Golf Challenge

SUN CITY, South Africa (Reuters) - Home favourite Louis Oosthuizen produced a strong back nine to card a...

Côte d’Ivoire/Inter/ L’ambassadeur d’Algérie félicite le Président Alassane Ouattara

Abidjan, 09 nov (AIP)- L'ambassadeur de l'Algérie en Côte d'Ivoire, Bouguetaia Mohamed Abdelaziz, a félicité le Président Alassane...

Director of UNESCO Addis Ababa Office Discussed Conservation of the… – World Heritage Centre News

Addis Ababa, 5 November 2018: The Director of UNESCO Liaison Office to AU and UN ECA, and Representative...

Brighton & Hove Albion midfielder Yves Bissouma dropped by Mali

Mali's Yves Bissouma joined Brighton from Lille in July 2017Mali coach Mohammed Magassouba has dropped Brighton midfielder Yves...

George ready to go in for the kill against All Blacks

LONDON (Reuters) - England’s Jamie George is happy to be among coach Eddie Jones’s “finishers” with the potential...

South Africa: Irish Aid Worker Killed in Cape Town

Cape Town police are working on possible leads following the murder of Irish charity worker John Curran at...

South Africa: Political Will Needed to Safeguard AG Against Threats

Attacks on officials of the Auditor-General (AG) is a direct attack on the constitutional mandate of the office,...

South Africa: Gauteng Education Launches Innovative Aviation Programme for Grade 5 Pupils

In the latest bid to change the face of basic education in Gauteng, MEC of education Panyaza Lesufi...

South Africa: KZN Man Walks 50km to ‘Feed a Child, Feed a Nation’

"It is time to act, instead of discussing it on social media." These are the words of Thulani...

Could – moonlight clinics’ draw men in AIDS fight? – New Vision

As AIDS-related deaths have reduced from about 100,000 in 2004 to 28,000 in 2016, in 2016 alone, 14,348...